Arq!Palestra – MMBB: Da cidade à casa
On June 6, Wednesday, at 7:30 p.m., the Museu da Casa Brasileira, institution of the Secretariat of Culture of the State of São Paulo, Projeto magazine and the Arq! Bacana portal promote the second edition of the year of Arq! Palestra. Milton Braga and Marta Moreira, partners of the MMBB architecture office, will present their project trajectory on multiple scales, from urban to residential plans, in ‘MMBB: Da Cidade à Casa’. Registration for the lecture is $ 40 (whole) or $ 20 (half-entry) and can be made through the sites www.arcoweb.com.br and www.arqbacana.com.br.
Some of the main office creations covering different locations and in different segments, such as urban infrastructure (Trianon Garage), social facilities (new Library of the Technological Institute of Aeronautics – Ita) and residential projects (Serra das Cabras e Vila Romana).
Milton Braga and Marta Moreira are the owners of the MMBB Architects and received, among others, the prize of the 4th International Architecture Biennial for the garage project of Trianon (São Paulo) and the co-authors of Sesc 24 de Maio (São Paulo) architect Paulo Mendes da Rocha.
About MMBB Architects
The MMBB, founded in 1991 in São Paulo, is an architecture office formed by Fernando de Mello Franco, Marta Moreira and Milton Braga, architects graduated from the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism of the University of São Paulo (FAUUSP) between 1986 and 1987 It is a versatile and recognized company through several national and international awards. The office is also partner of the architect Paulo Mendes da Rocha and, in turn, develops projects for institutional and government bodies, with cultural and educational biases, as is the case of Sesc 24 de Maio. The activities of the MMBB are extended to the cultural and academic sphere and regularly participate and organize seminars, cultural events and exhibitions, as well as teaching and university research.
The Museu da Casa Brasileira, an institution of the São Paulo State Department of Culture, is dedicated to the preservation and diffusion of the material culture of the Brazilian house, being the only museum in the country that specializes in architecture and design. The MCB program includes temporary and long-term exhibitions, with an agenda that also includes activities of the educational service, debates, lectures and publications contextualizing the museum’s vocation for the formation of a critical thinking in themes such as architecture, urbanism, housing, economy urban mobility and sustainability. Among its innumerable initiatives, the MCB Design Prize, the main award of the segment in the country, made since 1986; and the Casas do Brasil project, to rescue and preserve memory about the rich diversity of the country.
Arq!Palestra – MMBB: Da Cidade à Casa
June 6, 2018, Wednesday, from 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Subscriptions: www.arqbacana.com.br and www.arcoweb.com.br
Ticket value: R $ 40,00 (whole) and R $ 20,00 (students and seniors)
Museu da Casa Brasileira
Av. Brig. Faria Lima, 2705 – Jardim Paulistano
Tel .: (11) 3032-3727
Tue. to sun. from 10am to 6pm